Male Domestic Violence Survivor Turns Adversity into Triumph

Maybe Dean Newton’s family and friends were right when they said he was crazy.


On paper alone the challenge looked grueling: 21 miles on foot—12 down and 9 up—over very uneven terrain.


Traversing 13 different climate zones ranging from 32 degrees Fahrenheit to triple-digit heat.

Nevertheless, the rewards of challenging himself to help others was simply too compelling.


Follow along on Dean’s amazing, heartfelt adventure in this article, Extreme Hike: Grand Canyon Edition originally published in 435 Magazine.

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